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This Week's Flyer Contains:


National Black Family Month

Featured Artist of July

Featured Announcement

"Vegas Insider" Columns

This Week's Announcements

Weekly Prize Giveaway



Thousands of African-Americans gather for family reunions during National Black Family Month, set aside for Black Americans to invest in their families as well as themselves. This observance is held during the month of July, when Black Americans widely hold family reunions. The focus of the month is on participation in activities that enrich life: family reunions, parents and children eating dinner together, education, health issues, adoption, networking and other events that help bring the family together as a cohesive, productive unit. Learn more HERE.


Featured Artists

for the Month of July
Cirque du Soleil

Featured Announcement


Israel Defense Forces Officer Speaks



Valley Outreach Synagogue will host a talk on Israel and the Middle East on July 19, starting at 10 a.m., in the Sun City Aliante Community Center. Speaking will be an officer from Israel Defense Forces who training at Nellis AFB.

Afterwards, a bagels and lox brunch. Free, with donations accepted. The community center is at the corner of Elkhorn Road and Aliante Parkway in North Las Vegas. Call Valley Outreach Synagogue for more information or to reserve your spot at 436-4900.






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July 17th Featured Column:


Small Claims Court Representing Yourself


*** Extra Local Announcement ***

Moving Sale

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  Nevada Government
  Governor Jim Gibbons
Weekly Update

Governor Jim Gibbons appointed Robin Reedy as his new Chief of Staff. “Ms. Reedy is eminently qualified for this job and brings tremendous leadership, organizational and financial skills to the table.........



  Nevada Government

Senator Harry Reid
Weekly Update
Sponsors bipartisan amendment to allow crucial services from doctors and religious organizations to continue for those in need.......


  Nevada Government

Senator John Ensign
Bill Expands Access To VA Homes For Gold Star Parents
After hearing concerns from veterans across Nevada, Senator John Ensign introduced common-sense legislation to care for Gold Star parents......

You Too
Can Help Our

  Nevada Government
  Congresswoman Shelley Berkley
  Weekly Update “There Are Just a Lot of Claims That Are Being Made without A Lot of Attention to the Facts”....


  Nevada Government

Congresswoman Dina Titus
Weekly Updates
This legislation will provide our educators with an important tax break at a time when they doing more with less and show our support for their commitment and dedication to our students........



City of North Las Vegas
  City Offers Free Foreclosure Workshops

The City of North Las Vegas will hold two day-long workshops for homeowners facing foreclosure at Aliante Station Hotel and Casino, 7300 Aliante Parkway....




City of Henderson
  City of Henderson Named a 2009 Playful City USA

KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit dedicated to bringing play back into children’s lives, has named the City of Henderson a Playful City USA for the second year in a row...........



  Politically Speaking

Democratic Party 

Weekly Update
Millions of Americans, including 470,000 Nevadans, have no health insurance. But Pres. Barack Obama and Congress are working hard to fix our broken health care system.....




Politically Speaking

John Daly
Hung: New TV Show Recommendation
This is a posting about a new show called Hung on HBO. I recommend it highly. See I’m not anti-entertainment, though my recent columns rail about entertainment bias. I want to be entertained with shows like Hung, Dexter, and The Tudors – not during newscasts........



  Politically Speaking

Veterans In Politics
"Operation Dark Horse"
Nick is trained in guerilla tactics and guerilla marketing, grassroots, public relations, public speaking, operational planning and execution........




  Monthly Horoscope
Michele Avanti, CAP 
July '09 Horoscope

How to Use This Column: As you read your sun and moon sign, you will note each section is broken into Focus, Test, Key & Action. Focus defines what you will find yourself focused on during this time....

2009 Astrological Outlook


  Notes from Norm
  Norm Clarke
Weekly Wrap-Up 07-11-09 - 07-17-09
Ten days after announcing he was getting a divorce, Mirage headliner Terry Fator confirmed Tuesday that he is dating his former on-stage assistant.......



  Vegas Wishes & Desert Dreams
  Robin Leach
Weekly Wishes and Dreams

Allegations have been made that the LAPD believes Michael’s death may have been due to an intentionally delivered overdose of the surgical anesthesia Propofol and that Michael’s personal physician Dr. Murray could have been involved...



  An Imperial Life
  Little Anthony
  This & That

Idealism misplaced can be as fragile as fine glass china. One unwanted abrupt touch can break the once elegant whole (cup) into pieces and salvaging it, well, questionable. Walk softly President Obama and realize like those of us left in the live entertainment business, you are in it alone, especially when some rivals are looking for your Achilles heel........




  Publisher's Favorite E-mails
  Marleen Marino

Some Great PowerPoint Presentations


"Very Odd Pictures", "Great Pictures From the Net" and "You Can't Park There"….....




Victoria Alexander

Week of July 17, 2009                         
Lord of the Dance at PH, Bruno Is A Hit, Locked Up Abroad Summer Shows, Audition News for Matt Gross show, UFOs in Ecuador?, and more…...…     



  Jackie Brett
  Brett's Vegas View 07-17-09

The famous Boulder Dam Hotel, which is a historic landmark in Boulder City, was built in 1933 during construction of Hoover Dam and it recently closed due to the poor economic times......




Celebrity Chef Connection
Yes, there is a restaurant called Cheeseburger in the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood.  Like many eclectic places, Cheeseburger was created in the most unusual of circumstances....

  The Ultimate Cocktail Contest

This summer, it’s time it mix and mash! LEBLON and SUSHISAMBA are proud to present MUDDLE, SHAKE and POUR, the ultimate contest of cocktails where twenty aspiring mixologists will vie in the making and muddling of summer’s most creative concoction..... 





Pete Allman
Jeff McBride - A Master of Magic and Martial Arts

Local illusionist Jeff McBride is a true master. He has performed at several major hotels and traveled throughout the world performing his unique style of magic, which is highly influenced by Asian culture, which is evident in the ornate masks......




Tom Jones International
News Of the Day & A Video From Yesterday (Well, 1994, Anyway)
According to Welsh news reports, Tom had to cancel his Las Vegas dates due to bronchitis. Of course, you don’t have to worry, it was his Canadian engagement that was canceled...........




  Chick Hughes 
  Hot 100 Bikini Contest
  See Chick with some gorgeous gals,....



Liberace Foundation
Liberace Foundation Awards Over $100,000 In Scholarships
The Liberace Foundation has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to 15 U.S. colleges and universities for disbursement to students excelling in the areas of music, theatre, dance, fashion design and the creative arts in the 2009-2010 academic year...




  Marleen Marino

Little Anthony & the Imperials - 7/11 a Las Vegas Winner


Recent Rock & Roll inductees Little Anthony and the Imperials were true winners this past Saturday night at the Cannery in North Town. Just ask any of fans that stood online after the sold out concert concluded, just to meet this amazing group....



  Report on Vegas

Michael Politz
This Week's Update


Sunday, July 5 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas: Jamie Foxx spotted soaking in the sun at REHAB. He spent some time in a cabana before heading down to the DJ booth......




  Latest Feedback
  A Most Amazing Day
  Gribenes Stuffed Matzo Balls
  The One Flaw In Women
  2007 & 2008 Feedback!


  Pet of the Week

Nevada SPCA 
Pet of the Week - July 17th
This week's Pet of the Week..




Shiloh Horse Rescue and Sanctuary

Jill Curtis
Things you need to know before you come out to Shiloh
Shiloh is a RESCUE. We are not a show barn. We don't have the nicest looking facilities as most of our corral panels, etc are donated to us.........



  Women's Chamber of Commerce

June Beland
Save the Date
3rd Annual Women of Color Conference..........




  Legally Speaking

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
Small Claims Court Representing Yourself
Small Claims Court is a special proceeding designed to resolve disputes involving suits for money damages of $1.00 to $5,000 with less formality than a regular court proceeding....



  Community Engagement

Tom Axtell
Reading Rainbow National Contest Honors Las Vegas Student

The 15th Annual Reading Rainbow Young Writers & Illustrators Contest has awarded Ian McCue, a third grader at Alexander Dawson School from Las Vegas a national third place in grade three for his story..........




  Opportunity Village     

Clark County Saving Money By Employing People With Disabilities from OV
While it’s no secret the Las Vegas economy is struggling, Clark County departments have found a way to beat their budgets by teaming with Opportunity Village....




Transition Services
Face to Face(book) Artist Reception this FRIDAY!
During the month of July, we will be hosting 25 artists, most from Las Vegas, and a few from places like California, Florida, Colorado, and Minnesota; all are members of our Facebook group.  Each artist will submit one stunning work to have on display.......




  Our Diverse Community

Las Vegas Kabbalah Centre
Weekly Insight
Today, think of that one person you keep saying the same things to over and over again. Do it yourself. Lead by example. They will follow........



  Our Diverse Community

Young Israel-Aish
Join The Joyful Living Club Today! Open to Everyone!


Join radio talk show personality Rabbi Yitz Wyne every 3rd Wed. of each month at the Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf located at 3645 S. Town Center Drive, Las Vegas Nevada.....




Ms. Poker
  Susie Isaacs
  I HATE Ace-Queen

As always, I make notes when I am playing in a big event. One reason, it calms me; another, if I do well, I can use them to write about it, and I can use my notes to study my play.........



The Best of "the Coach's" Poker 
  Bob "The Coach" Ciaffone
  Limit Hold’em Player’s Mistakes in No-Limit Hold’em

A short while ago, I wrote a column discussing the types of errors we often see from a player who learns limit hold’em before taking up no-limit play.......







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Temple Beth Sholom Singles Program



Singles, are you interested in something new and exciting? If so, please consider participating in one of three new groups.  Contact Danielle Zenou, Program Director at [email protected] or 702-804-1333 ext.108  to get involved with any of these groups.


Jewish Single Parents (JSP).   JSP is a Chavurah type group that allows single parents, newly separated, and divorced, widowed or other to socialize and celebrate holidays and events together.   If you're a single parent and like Jewish events with a twist, we're your group. Come with or without your children, singles are also welcome.


TBS Singles Café for ages 30’s & 40’s is a new singles social group for Jewish professionals who wish to meet others for social gatherings, get-togethers, sport events, and other



Fabulous 40’s, 50’s & 60’s  is a new singles social group that is forming for Jewish singles in their late 40’s, 50s and 60s who like to dance, dine, hike, socialize and keep active.




Fremont Street Experience Takes “One Giant Leap”


In Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of The Moon Landing


Fremont Street Experience’s “One Giant Leap: 40th Anniversary of Moon Landing” will mark the historic event of mankind, commemorating the Apollo 11 mission. The moon landing anniversary events will run Thursday, July 16 through Sunday, July 26 and include major headlining concerts by Jefferson Starship and The 5th Dimension.
The free headliner concerts will feature Jefferson Starship on Saturday, July 18 at 9 p.m. on the 3rd Street Stage, and The 5th Dimension on Saturday, July 25 at 9 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage.


If you're reading this and haven't become a member of the VCO community (don't forget membership is free) Click HERE and have a chance to win any of the great shows listed below!



Legends in Concert

at the
Kristin Maizel

Jay White

at the

Marilyn Giglio


Barbra & Frank
at the  
Mary Sue Johnson

Gerry McCambridge
Planet Hollywood  

Paula Jackson

Soprano's Last Supper
at the Riviera 
Laura Simpson


Liberace Museum
in the
Liberace Plaza
Sheri Jacobs

Fab Four
Planet Hollywood
Robert LaRocca




Larry G. Jones
at the
Royal Resort Hotel
Tracey Brown
The Dymonds
at the
Royal Resort Hotel
Bob Erickson
V-Ultimate Variety
Planet Hollywood
Andrea Collier

Marc Savard's Mesmerized Show
Planet Hollywood
Cyn Panutsos






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